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Art Imitating Life

Or is it: Life Imitating Art? Full circle actually. Chapter 22 of Project Seven Alpha is about Ding Hoa, a puppy adopted by the pilots flying the hump in WWII. Ding was found living near a DC-3 fuselage converted to

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2012 a Fantastic Year!

I’ve been very fortunate in my writing career thus far, (although I have recently lost the first 5 chapters of my fourth novel, with no copies) and 2012 was a fantastic year. In fact my best year as a writer

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Discovery Channel’s Curiosity Series: Plane Crash; where is Big Flo (Boeing 727)?

Regular readers of Airways Magazine got the inside story of Discovery Channel’s Documentary Plane Crash. The article series included everything except where Big Flo (B-727) ended up. Here she is; recycled as a future restaurant. That came as quite a

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Emergency: aircraft out of fuel.

Flying up from Palm Beach to Chicago today I heard some chatter on guard frequency. Guard is frequency 121.5 on VHF, all aircraft monitor it while in flight. Over the years I have heard various emergencies; engine failures etc. Today

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Cyber Monday!

Cyber Monday! After watching all the hype on the morning news shows, I thought about how much “cyber” has affected my books. While e-publishing affected each differently, ultimately the same result was achieved. Sales! Project Seven Alpha was initially published

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Project Seven Alpha and Vengeance on Amazon Aviation Best Sellers List Together!

I was busy wrapping up the editing on the third novel in my Trilogy set in WWII (End Game in the Pacific). When I noticed the first two are separated by only a single book on the Aviation BSL. Here

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Project Seven Alpha #1 on Best Seller List!

For books on Myanmar! Check it out here. I have to admit I like seeing one of my books at number one…especially on the Myanmar list! It’s also 24 and 28 on Aviation BSL’s.

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Project 7 Alpha and Vengeance go International!

My novels Project 7 Alpha and Vengeance have gone International! I have been so busy with PR for Discovery’s Curiosity Series: Plane Crash; I had not noticed. Amazon is now showing sales in the UK, Germany as well as other

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Vengeance + Project 7 Alpha; both on Amazon Aviation Best Seller List.

Things have finally started to return to normal after the furor created by Discovery’s Curiosity Series Documentary: Plane Crash. I did my last interview yesterday; it was with Eastern European press mostly. As a Cold War Veteran it was a

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Vengeance and Project 7 Alpha doing well on kindle

Vengeance at Midway and Guadalcanal is consistently holding in the top 2-3% of kindle books. Project Seven Alpha has been boosted by the MWSA Historical Fiction for 2012 nomination and is holding between 5 and 10%, the nominations can also

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